As weddings have become more extravagant throughout the years, the popularity of elopements has grown too. Some brides and grooms choose to run away and get married because they want their wedding to be intimate and simple, while others really just want to get married in the location of their dreams and can’t pull off […]
Horses Horses Everywhere!!! Another Unique Trait of Vieques Island, Puerto Rico — Guest Blog by McKenzie-the-Intern
When I first learned that the internship I accepted with Weddings in Vieques was on a small island a few miles off the coast of Puerto Rico, I didn’t know what to think. Heck, I’d never even heard of the tiny island of Vieques before, and now I was going to be spending my entire […]
Vieques Island’s Bioluminescent Bay Is Back and Brighter than Ever – Guest Blog by Island Aficionado Janice-the-Intern
One of the most beautiful wonders of nature in the entire world is located on the tiny island of Vieques, off the far eastern tip of Puerto Rico. This tropical island is surrounded by a lot of history, beautiful beaches, great food and one of the most amazing things you can see in the entire […]
Happy Halloween! TLC’s “Wedding Island” featuring the Weddings in Vieques crew is on at 9 pm tonight in the UK – so set your DVRs my friends if you’re getting dressed to go out Halloweening! Kelsi’s blog today is funny as shit – her way of confessing something silly that she did with/to my interns […]
Happy Friday Brides and Grooms! We’ve had a busy freakin week around Weddings in Vieques. Kelsi started her career as a professional planner, Erika-the-Intern arrived from Richmond and Kendra-the-Intern is winging in from Miami tomorrow afternoon. Jessica and Angelica are working hard on a plan to re-do the whole scheme of Boutique in Vieques by […]
Creating Written Materials for Your Destination Wedding Weekend — Part I in a Three-Part Series — Writing Your Travel Information Packet
Hello Readers! Today is a very special day — Part I of a three-part series about the written materials you should create for your wedding weekend. If you’re one of my clients, I create these materials and e-mail them to you so you can personalize them and edit them and do what you like with them […]
Happy Monday everybody! It’s a beautiful afternoon and I am inside working. Poop! I’ll take a break from the un-fun stuff for a few minutes, and write a quick blog. I’ve noticed that brides on reality television shows (yes, I’ve been watching them again) seem to wear an awful lot of jewelry. Sometimes, they even go […]
Choosing Accommodations for Your Destination Wedding Weekend During Hurricane Season — Food for Thought
Hola Everybody! As my husband and I were delivering the bride and groom’s welcome basket for a wedding this weekend to the accommodations the couple had selected, it occurred to me that my clients need to be more careful than usual when making reservations during hurricane season. I thought I’d share a few ideas about this with […]
Hola Brides and Grooms! It’s a beautiful day in Vieques and I’m planning to escape and spend a few hours at Navio Beach with some friends who are in town. But first, I wanted to write a quick blog entry about something really important but often ignored til the very last minute — packing!!!
Hi there! Okay, so you’ve gotten engaged and now you’re planning your destination wedding. How soon do you start packing for a wedding that is several months in the future? Start packing yesterday.